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Sports Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina sports news from The Associated Press

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker scored eight of his 22 points in overtime to help the Charlotte Bobcats defeat the Chicago Bulls 91-86 Wednesday night and finish the season with eight wins in their final nine games. Al Jefferson added 10 points and 18 rebounds for Charlotte, and Chris Douglas-Roberts finished with 13 points after being held scoreless for the first three quarters.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Carolina Hurricanes coach Kirk Muller says he hasn't been told by management if he'll keep his job. Muller says his discussions with general manager Jim Rutherford and vice president of hockey operations Ron Francis have centered on reviewing a season in which Carolina missed the playoffs for a fifth straight year.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - New Wake Forest basketball coach Danny Manning is bringing three members of his Tulsa coaching staff with him. Manning filled out his staff Wednesday by adding Steve Woodberry, Brett Ballard and Justin Bauman.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A'ja Wilson, considered one of the nation's top women's basketball recruits, says she will play for South Carolina. Wilson told a news conference Wednesday that she would stay close to home, rejecting overtures from national champion Connecticut, North Carolina and Tennessee. The announcement ended nearly one year of speculation.

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